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  Plans Climat Energie and Klimaschutzkonzept : a much awaited comparative analysis
21 novembre 2014 - 11:52, par Blandine Pidoux | 43 visits
The simultaneous implementation of the “Transition énergétique” and “Energiewende” energy transition processes in France and Germany has led the governments of these countries to conclude a number of cooperation agreements. As both processes rely essentially on the decentralisation of energy supply, close cooperation between local (...)
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  Caring by sharing - 8 European pilot cities present their experience on how to develop Local Energy Roadmaps
18 November 2014 - 10:10, by Floriane Bernardot | 228 visits
Although a world’s task, climate mitigation has its highest potential in local solutions and implementations. The “Low-Energy City Policy Handbook” offers a unique toolbox to help municipalities find their own starting point and suitable path to a common goal.
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  Konkrete Vorschläge zur Beschleunigung der Energiewende - Energy Cities’ Proposals for the energy transition now in German!
13 November 2014 - 17:29, by Floriane Bernardot | 160 visits
We are proud to present Energy Cities’ Proposals for the energy transition of cities and towns in German!
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  Energy Cities at the Sino-French Eco-city Proseminar
12 novembre 2014 - 16:29, par Ian Turner | 220 visits
From the 27th to the 31st of October Energy Cities and three of our French members, Echirolles, Lille and Bordeaux, supported by the French Agency for Environment and Energy Management – ADEME, had a rich week of networking in China participating in a number of interesting (...)
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  Covenant of Mayors - Vila Nova de Gaia first to report progress in cutting CO2 emissions
7 novembre 2014 - 11:44, par Alix Bolle | 282 visits
The city of Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal, member of Energy Cities since 2000, was the first to submit its monitoring results to the Covenant of Mayors in end-July 2014. The monitoring template, launched in May 2014, is part of the Covenant reporting framework available for signatory cities to report on the status and progress of (...)
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  Four Czech cities set up a municipal energy manager association
5 November 2014 - 09:50, by Floriane Bernardot | 224 visits
The day after the adoption of the EU 2030 targets, four Czech cities officially launched an association of municipal energy managers that will help cities implement their ambitious local energy and climate strategies.
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  "Europe 2020 strategy" review: an opportunity for pushing the energy transition?
3 November 2014 - 15:29, by Miriam Eisermann | 293 visits
The European Commission’s "Europe 2020 strategy (for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth)" is built around targets such as reducing poverty, unemployment and GHG emissions while improving education, energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources. Energy Cities participated in a recent public consultation where (...)
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  Cyprus to install 20,000 e-vehicle recharging points by 2020
27 octobre 2014 - 11:28, par Blandine Pidoux | 253 visits
Signing or the "Covenant of Mayors" or the "Pact of Islands" to implement projects that will reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the territory by more than 20% by 2020, local authorities of Cyprus, together with the Energy Agency, prepare the implementation of energy projects action, highlighting the role of local government in the (...)
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Events to come
Webinaire - Club des utilisateurs Display en France
Friday 28 November 10:30-12:00

Tackling fuel poverty in the UK
From 9 December 10:00 to 10 December 12:30

Les Assises de l’Energie 2015
From 27 to 29 January 2015

Meeting Point Urban Magma Conference
From 18 to 19 March 2015

Annual Rendezvous of Energy Cities
From 22 to 24 April 2015

Euroheat & Power Congress
From 27 to 28 April 2015

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